Calgary is the perfect city for a staycation

July 26th, 2017

It is no secret that Calgary is one of the best cities in the country!  We are lucky enough to be close to several amazing natural areas such as the Rocky Mountains, the foothills, and the badlands.  There is no shortage of options for anyone planning a day trip from the city.  For people who want to enjoy a true staycation this summer, there are countless attractions and events to be found r ...

How to get the most out of attending an open house

July 19th, 2017

The process of shopping for a new home has evolved over the past few decades as Buyers now have access to pictures and information long before they ever set foot in a house.  One thing that has not changed is the opportunity to attend open houses.  Open houses offer Buyers the chance to view a home, check out the neighborhood, and have an in-depth conversation with the Seller’s Realtor.  Here ...

The truth about what to expect when buying your first home

July 12th, 2017

Buying your first Calgary home is a big deal.  One of the things that can stress first-time Buyers the most is uncertainty about what to expect and how the process will unfold.  Here is the truth about what to expect when you buy your first home.

1.  Stress

Expect stress and prepare for it.  Even if you have the ideal experience with the perfect Realtor, there will be some stress involved sin ...

July Preferred Client Update

July 5th, 2017

Buyers Market Vs Sellers Market – Terminology Defined

Several factors influence the housing market, including mortgage interest rates, inflation, employment, investment, construction, immigration, government assistance programs, and the health of local and world economies. All of these influence the supply and demand of the market which, in turn, ...

June spells a gradual recovery (CREB Report)

July 5th, 2017
June spells a gradual recovery

Stable prices in detached sector signal balanced conditions despite increased inventory

Calgary's housing market in June saw a modest improvement in sales along with an increase in new listings.

However, demand gains have not kept pace with the amount of new listings coming onto the market. This caused inventory levels to increase to 6,659 units, which is 11 p ...